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Red Kite, Co. Dublin, Ireland.
Red Kite(Milvus milvus)
St. Margaret's, Co. Dublin, Ireland.
February 19th, 2017.
Lesser Whitethroat, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Lesser Whitethroat(Sylvia curruca)
Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
December 28th, 2016.
Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler(Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Radde's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Radde's Warbler(Phylloscopus schwarzi)
Barry's Head, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 18th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 17th, 2016.
Western Bonelli's Warbler, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Western Bonelli's Warbler(Phylloscopus bonelli)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 16th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Little Bunting, Co. Cork, Ireland.
Little Bunting(Emberiza pusilla)
Cape Clear Island, Co. Cork, Ireland.
October 9th, 2016.
Mistle Thrush, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Mistle Thrush(Turdus viscivorus)
Rosslare Strand, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
January 15th, 2017.
Eider, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Eider(Somateria mollissima)
Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
December 28th, 2016.
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier(Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Merlin, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Merlin(Falco columbarius)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Black Redstart, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Black Redstart(Phoenicurus ochruros)
Carne Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
October 29th, 2016.
Common Kestrel, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Common Kestrel(Falco tinnunculus)
Carnsore Point, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
Hen Harrier, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
Hen Harrier(Circus cyaneus)
Ring Marsh, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
European Stonechat, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
European Stonechat(Saxicola rubicola)
Rosslare Harbour, Co. Wexford, Ireland.
November 6th, 2016.
PAST IRISH RARE BIRDS
on 21st February
2006 Franklin’s Gull, Antrim
1990 Thayer’s Gull, Cork
1989 American Black Duck, Wexford
More details:
Franklin's Gull
Whitehouse Lagoon, Antrim. 2006.
3rd NI Record
Thayer's Gull
The Lough, Cork. 1990.
1st Irish Record. 1st WP Record
American Black Duck
North Slob, Wexford. 1989.
5th Irish Record
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FIRST WP RECORDS
on 21st February:
Thayer's Gull, The Lough, Cork, Ireland. 21st February, 1990.
Remained in the general area until 5th March
Wilson, J. 1990. Thayer's Gull in County Cork. Birding World 3(3): 91-93
Franklin's Gull, Farlington Marshes, Hampshire, England. 21st February, 1970.
Remained until 16th May
Billett, D.F. & Grant, P.J. 1971. Franklin's Gull in Hampshire: a species new to Britain and Ireland. British Birds 64(7): 310-313.